Resources

I thought it would be helpful to create a resource page for all of your private practice needs. As I learn about new products or services that may be helpful to you I will add them here. Be sure to bookmark this page for future reference.

Practice Building Books

Crisis-Proof Your Practice: How to Survive and Thrive in an Uncertain Economy (Norton Professional Books)
Building Your Ideal Private Practice: A Guide for Therapists and Other Healing Professionals
Twelve Months to Your Ideal Private Practice: A Workbook
Getting Started in Private Practice: The Complete Guide to Building Your Mental Health Practice
The Million Dollar Private Practice: Using Your Expertise to Build a Business That Makes a Difference
Getting Better at Private Practice (Getting Started)
Essentials of Private Practice: Streamlining Costs, Procedures, and Policies for Less Stress
Financial Success in Mental Health Practice: Essential Tools and Strategies for Practitioners
Marketing for the Mental Health Professional: An Innovative Guide for Practitioners
Money and Outpatient Psychiatry: Practice Guidelines from Accounting to Ethics
Getting Started in Forensic Psychology Practice: How to Create a Forensic Specialty in Your Mental Health Practice
Essential Guide To Group Practice In Mental Health: Clinical Legal and Financial Fundamentals (The Clinician’s Toolbox)
The New Private Practice: Therapist-Coaches Share Stories, Strategies and Advice
Building a 6-Figure Private Practice: The Magic Formula for Psychotherapists

Reference Books

Diagnosis

The ICD-10 Classification of Mental and Behavioural Disorders: Clinical Descriptions and Diagnostic Guidelines

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, (DSM-V)

Documentation

Download Forms for Your Practice (NEW!)
Clinician’s Thesaurus, 7th Edition: The Guide to Conducting Interviews and Writing Psychological Reports
The Child Clinician’s Report-Writing Handbook (Clinician’s Toolbox)
The Clinical Documentation Sourcebook: The Complete Paperwork Resource for Your Mental Health Practice
The Paper Office, Fourth Edition: Forms, Guidelines, and Resources to Make Your Practice Work Ethically, Legally, and Profitably (The Clinician’s Toolbox)

Risk Assessment

Assessing and Managing Risk in Psychological Practice: An Individualized Approach

Self Help Books for Clients

selfhelp books

 Treatment Planning

The Child Psychotherapy Treatment Planner (Practice Planners)
The Complete Adult Psychotherapy Treatment Planner (PracticePlanners)
The Family Therapy Treatment Planner (PracticePlanners)
The Couples Psychotherapy Treatment Planner (PracticePlanners)
The Crisis Counseling and Traumatic Events Treatment Planner (PracticePlanners)
More Treatment Planner Books

Marketing Resources

Websites

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Convert your website to a mobile site

Email Marketing

Constant Contact
MailChimp

Webinars

Free Internet Marketing Webinar

Practice Management Software

QuicDoc (clinical documentation)
Office Therapy (billing)
Helper
Therapy Notes

Helpful Websites & Blogs

Private Practice Success
Uncommon Practices
Psych Central Professional
Private Practice Tool Box
All Things Private Practice
Telemental Health Institute
Psychotherapy Finances

Miscellaneous

Look up Medicare Rates by CPT Code: Physician Fee Schedule Search

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